Manufacturing

Article | June 30, 2004
Tariff Rates Fall, Foreign-Trade Zone Use Climbs. What's the Deal?   

For the past three decades, U.S. tariff rates have fallen significantly, with many new products eligible for duty-free importation into the United... More>>


Article | June 30, 2004
New State-by-State Study on the Bioscience Industry   

Employment and other economic activity in the biosciences has grown dramatically in the past three years, and states working to attract bioscience... More>>


Article | June 30, 2004
Putting Biosciences in Their Place   

The Life Sciences industry is unique in a number of critical respects. First, it is a highly diverse sector, with products and applications ranging... More>>


Development News | June 27, 2004
Nordyne Receives Loan from USDA for Expansion in Butler County   

U. S. Rep. Jo Ann Emerson and U. S. Senators Kit Bond and Jim Talent have announced that the United States Department of Agriculture Rural... More>>


Development News | April 28, 2004
American Railcar to Expand in Paragould   

American Railcar Industries Inc., based in St. Charles, Mo., announced plans for expansion of its Paragould railcar manufacturing plant, hiring up to... More>>


Development News | April 21, 2004
Rich Expansion in Shelby County   

Rich Products Corp. plans to invest $30 million-$45 million and add 100-150 manufacturing jobs in an expansion of its manufacturing facility in... More>>


Development News | April 21, 2004
GSO Eyed for Purolator Expansion   

Purolator Facet's Advanced Filtration unit, headquartered in Greensboro, is considering a $10 million expansion in the Gate City that could add 35 to... More>>


Article | March 31, 2004
Location Strategic Planning   

This article examines the latest thinking relative to the design of corporate location strategy. One overarching force shaping location strategy is... More>>


Article | March 31, 2004
Building Logistics: Planning for Facility Expansion Needs   

Companies whose operations are constrained because they have outgrown their current facilities and machinery have several options to consider before... More>>


Article | March 31, 2004
Missouri   

Located in the heartland, the State of Missouri offers an abundance of natural incentives to ensure success for any type of business—a central... More>>